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O Holy Night - Christmas Favorites / Galway, Stoltzman, Etc


Release Date: 08/10/1993 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 61836   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  TraditionalDavid OvertonLouis-Claude DaquinMarcel Grandjany,   ... 
Performer:  John GradyEmily MitchellJames GalwayMichala Petri,   ... 
Conductor:  James GalwayMartin NearyArthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian BrassRoyal Philharmonic OrchestraNational Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 44 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This CD contains both ADD and DDD selections. This CD contains both ADD and DDD selections. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
The Holly and the Ivy by Traditional
Performer:  John Grady (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Written: England 
Venue:  St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Cable 
2.
Deck the Halls by Traditional
Performer:  Emily Mitchell (Harp)
Written: Wales, UK 
Length: 1 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: McDonald & Wood 
3.
Fantasia on "I saw three ships" by David Overton
Performer:  James Galway (Flute)
Conductor:  James Galway
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
4.
Nouveau livre de noëls (12), Op. 2: no 10, Noël grand-jeu et duo, Quand Dieu naquit à Noël by Louis-Claude Daquin
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1740; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Overton 
5.
A child is born in Bethlehem by Traditional
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Conductor:  Martin Neary
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: Denmark 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Overton
This selection also incorporates "Beautiful is the Blue Sky." 
6.
Noël Provençal by Marcel Grandjany
Performer:  Emily Mitchell (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 1 Minutes 51 Secs. 
7.
What child is this? by Traditional
Performer:  Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Guildhall String Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: 16th Century; England 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Ashmore 
8.
Messiah, HWV 56: He shall feed His flock...Come unto Him by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet), Emily Mitchell (Harp), Jeremy Wall (Synthesizer)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jeremy Wall 
9.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  James Galway (Flute), John Birch (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: James Galway
This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
10.
Der Fluyten Lust-hof: no 128, Puer nobis nascitur by Jan Jacob Van Eyck
Performer:  Michala Petri (Recorder)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1646; Utrecht, Netherlands 
Length: 1 Minutes 40 Secs. 
11.
Short Fantasy on a Catalan Carol by Carlos Salzedo
Performer:  Emily Mitchell (Harp)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 0 Minutes 54 Secs. 
12.
Minuit, Chrétiens "O holy night" by Adolphe Adam
Performer:  Richard Stoltzman (Clarinet), Bill Douglas (Electric Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 6 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Jeremy Wall 
13.
Adeste fideles "O come, all ye faithful" by John Francis Wade
Performer:  John Grady (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Classical 
Written: by 1782; England 
Venue:  St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Cable
This selection shares a track with "Joy to the world." 
14.
Joy to the World by Lowell Mason
Performer:  John Grady (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; USA 
Venue:  St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City 
Notes: Arranged: Cable
This selection shares a track with "Adeste fideles." 
15.
The toy trumpet by Raymond Scott
Performer:  Al Hirt (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 24 Secs. 
16.
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah! by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  John Grady (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Venue:  St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Notes: Arranged: Mills 
17.
Jingle Bells by James Pierpont
Performer:  John Grady (Organ)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Canadian Brass
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; USA 
Venue:  St. Patrick's Cathedral, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 44 Secs. 

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